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The Study of Forgiveness: How to Rise Above

The power to forgive is one that is uniquely human. Overcoming adversity and negative feelings as a society as well as individually is one of the most potent actions on Earth- changing lives in an instant. Professor Everett Worthington Jr. at Virginia Commonwealth University explains the science behind forgiveness, the types of forgiveness and implications where wide spread forgiveness has occurred in history. Researchers including Professor Everett Worthington Jr. use funds provided by the Templeton World Charity Foundation to further explore and share knowledge about the psychological and physiological effects of forgiveness and “un-forgiveness.”

14:51 | 2019

Tags: Everett Worthington Jr., Reach Forgiveness Model Workbook, Templeton World Charity Foundation,
Location: Virginia Commonwealth University

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